Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WGUS84 KCRP 291532
FLSCRP
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1032 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Nueces River near Three Rivers affecting Live Oak County

  Frio River at Tilden affecting Live Oak and McMullen Counties

  Nueces River near Tilden affecting McMullen County

  Nueces River near Bluntzer affecting Jim Wells...Nueces and San
  Patricio Counties

  Nueces River at Calallen affecting Nueces and San Patricio Counties

.Recent rainfall over the area will keep the aforementioned
rivers above flood stage for the next few days.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, local TV and radio
stations, or cable TV outlets, for the latest weather
information, as additional rainfall could affect crest
forecasts.

For the latest river stages and forecasts visit our AHPS page at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=crp

&&

TXC311-300932-
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/TILT2.3.ER.000000T0000Z.150530T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River near Tilden.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:30 AM Friday the stage was 19.8 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast:  The river will continue rising to near 20.1 feet Monday
  morning then begin falling.

* At 20.0 feet, major flooding below Cotulla to below Tilden occurs,
and cuts off extensive portions of the flood plain, requiring
wholesale evacuation of livestock from the area. Roads and bridges
near the river flood severely. Hunting cabins, pump jacks, tank
batteries, irrigation pumps and any equipment in low areas near the
river flood.


&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:


                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed

Nueces River
  Tilden               14  19.8 Fri 09 AM  20.0 19.9 20.1 19.9 19.6


&&


LAT...LON 2817 9880 2836 9859 2845 9833 2833 9833
      2826 9854 2807 9880



$$

TXC297-300932-
/O.EXT.KCRP.FL.W.0045.150531T0720Z-000000T0000Z/
/THET2.2.ER.150531T0720Z.150603T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River near Three Rivers.
* from late Saturday night until further notice...or until the
  warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 AM Friday the stage was 20.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast:  Rise above flood stage by early Sunday morning and
  continue to rise to near 32.6 feet by Wednesday morning. Additional
  rises are possible thereafter.

* At 32.0 feet, the Nueces River backs up minor creeks to near the
slab elevation of homes in the River Creek Acres Subdivision, five
miles southeast of George West. Livestock are cut off and could drown
in low areas of the flood plain.


&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:


                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed

Nueces River
  Three Rivers         25  20.8 Fri 10 AM  21.0 26.4 30.9 32.0 32.6


&&


LAT...LON 2843 9833 2850 9808 2815 9786 2810 9794
      2836 9815 2833 9833



$$

TXC249-355-409-300932-
/O.CON.KCRP.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CBVT2.3.ER.150517T2347Z.150523T0645Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River near Bluntzer.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 25.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast:  The river will continue rising to near 25.2 feet
  tomorrow morning then begin falling.

* At 24.0 feet, major lowland flooding occurs from near Blutzer to
Calallen. Widespread residential flooding occurs for days or weeks.
This includes homes in the following subdivisions, Sandy Hallow, Los
Dos Palomas, Los Escondido, and along Oak Lane in Rio Encinos. Many
secondary roads, primary roads, and low bridges are flooded. The flow
is out of the channel and into prevailing left flood plain.


&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:


                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed

Nueces River
  Bluntzer             18  25.0 Fri 10 AM  25.2 25.1 24.9 24.8 24.7


&&


LAT...LON 2799 9787 2802 9775 2797 9775 2794 9768
      2787 9776 2792 9783



$$

TXC355-409-300932-
/O.CON.KCRP.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CAAT2.3.ER.150520T0610Z.150524T1830Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for the Nueces River at Calallen.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:30 AM Friday the stage was 7.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast:  The river will continue rising to near 7.8 feet early
  Wednesday morning then begin falling.

* At 7.7 feet, roads flood through the lowest residential areas,
cutting off homes near Calallen, and requiring evacuations. This
includes the subdivisions of County Road 73 in Riverside Addition 1
and 2, Riverside Annex, Twin Lakes, Riverside Acres and homes in the
Nueces River Estates and Lindgreen Estates. Hazel Bazemore Park and
Labonte Park will also flood, with a good part of the park under
water. Roads near the park and river are closed.


&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:


                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed

Nueces River
  Calallen              7   7.2 Fri 09 AM   7.3  7.5  7.6  7.7  7.8


&&


LAT...LON 2787 9776 2794 9768 2787 9756 2784 9750
      2781 9755



$$

TXC297-311-300932-
/O.EXT.KCRP.FL.W.0048.150531T0120Z-150602T2200Z/
/TIDT2.1.ER.150531T0120Z.150531T1800Z.150602T0600Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday afternoon...The Flood Warning
continues for the Frio River at Tilden.
* from Saturday evening to Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 10:15 AM Friday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast:  Rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 23.1 feet by Sunday early afternoon. The river will
  fall below flood stage by early Tuesday morning.

* At 22.0 feet, minor lowland flooding of crops and pastureland
occurs. Secondary roads and low bridges are also flooded.


&&

 Below are the latest river stages and stage forecasts:


                      FLD LATEST               FORECAST 6 AM LST
LOCATION              STG  STG  DAY  TIME   Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed

Frio River
  Tilden               22  10.6 Fri 10 AM  17.7 22.9 22.6 21.7 17.9


&&


LAT...LON 2865 9894 2865 9882 2852 9867 2854 9821
      2844 9819 2839 9870



$$

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